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May 5 2020

Home Schooling: How To

Experienced home-school educator Jacqui Preugschat shares her tips on how to keep kids on task.

May 5 2020

Bye to Bowlo Club Manager

When the New Farm Bowls Club closed its doors to keep Covid-19 contained, it also parted ways with Club Manager Kristi Frost.

May 5 2020

Hospitality turns to takeaway

It’s tricky to transform a trendy bar into a takeaway operation, especially when it needs to be done almost overnight.   But, it’s a task the staff at Streetcorner Jimmy on Vernon Terrace in Teneriffe have risen to.   The team have quickly spun their business model away from serving their regulars in-house to treating them to…

May 5 2020

Kangaroo Point house on the move

A classic Kangaroo Point house has been trucked out to pasture.  The house is owned by Richard and Jane Deery, proprietors of the Story Bridge Hotel.  The relocation began during the night on Wednesday 29 April.  The Deerys told the Kangaroo Point Neighbourhood Watch the house will stay on their property in Boonah.  “Unfortunately, with…

May 5 2020

Wheelie bad Inner City crime

‘Lock up your bike’ is the latest advice from police in the Brisbane City and Fortitude Valley Crime Prevention Unit.

Apr 22 2020

Dance like no one is watching

Stay Inside for a fresh music experience streaming straight from Winn Lane in the heart of Fortitude Valley.

Apr 14 2020

Trying a little kindness

Home Instead Senior Care Director, Myles Beaufort, in light of Covid-19, has created a positive social movement and online support platform NOKCA – Naturally Occurring Kind Communities Australia.

Apr 8 2020

Norm Veal: A paramedic legacy

Norm Veal spends his days serving his community as an ambulance officer. Now, he's looking towards his legacy.

Apr 8 2020

Motherhood: Waste not, want not

We are facing a moment on earth unlike any other in recent memory.

Apr 8 2020

Plate up: Cooking in quarantine

As I’m spending more time inside and need to be distracted from the stream of virus updates, I cook...

Apr 8 2020

Village Comment: Looking forward to a walk…

At the time of writing I’m two days short of completing self-isolation after returning from overseas and looking forward to my first morning walk along the river.

Apr 8 2020

From the desk of: Mother Nature

I feel like Mother Nature, in no uncertain terms, has highlighted the order of hierarchy, told us to pull our heads in, and sent us for some reflection in ‘time out’.